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Filter feeding appendage (cirri) from a goose barnacle, SEM
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Filter feeding appendage (cirri) from a goose barnacle, SEM
Description
Scanning electron micrograph of a filter feeding appendage (cirri) from a goose barnacle (Lepas). Goose barnacles are non-motile crustaceans that live in the sea attached to rocks and floating objects (such as driftwood) by a long flexible stalk (peduncle). They use their cirri like a sieve to filter water to collect food. Horizontal image width is 5 mm.
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Image and original data from Wellcome Collection
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B0009421.jpg
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24716794

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